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    • Louise Pellerin

      • Zürich University of Arts Musical Instrument: Oboe
    • Louise Pellerin at the Orford Music Academy

      Ms. Pellerin is enjoying an exceptional international career as a soloist and chamber musician. She is invited in the world’s most prestigious festivals such as Athens, Buenos Aires, Lucerne, Zürich, Salzburg, Vienna, Berlin, London, Paris, Rome, Singapore, Tokyo, San Francisco, Montreal and Toronto.

      Solo oboe of the Camerata Salzburg and Cappella Andrea Barca, Louise Pellerin plays alongside Heinz Holliger, Andras Schiff, Erich Höbarth, Leonidas Kavakos, Radovan Vlatkovic, Denes Varjon and Jörg Widmann.

      After receiving two First Prizes from the Conservatoire de musique de Montréal, Louise Pellerin went on to study with Heinz Holliger in Freiburg (Germany), where she obtained the prestigious soloist diploma with high distinction. She was awarded scholarships from the Canada Council for the Arts, the Jeunesses Musicales du Canada and the Government of Quebec, and won competitions in Montreal (OSM), La Chaux-de-Fonds (Switzerland) and Belgrade (Serbia).

      A passionate teacher, Louise Pellerin is a Professor at the Zürich University of Arts and a faculty member of the Orford Music Academy. She gives master classes in Canada, France, Germany, Switzerland, Italy, Portugal, Latvia, Sweden and Venezuela and is invited on juries for international competitions. Throughout her career, Louise Pellerin has been solo oboist with the Cologne Radio Orchestra, Camerata Bern, Camerata Zürich, Zürcher Kammerorchester, Collegium Novum, Festival Orchestra Budapest, Württembergisches Kammerorchester and the Chamber Orchestra of Europe.

      In Quebec, she plays with Dom André Laberge, Luc Beauséjour, Olivier Godin, Robert Langevin, Jean-François Rivest, Jacques Lacombe, Quatuor Alcan, I Musici de Montréal, the Orchestre symphonique de Montréal and Les Violons du Roy. Louise Pellerin has made recordings with ATMA, Decca, Denon, DGG, Novalis, Philips, Radio-Canada, WDR and Arte.